Reports Report 3993ae (Event 3993-2017)

Name Michael M
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks perhaps the longest duration of any shooting star I have ever seen! It also seemed very close to my position.
Address Palm Harbor, FL
Latitude 28° 4' 11.13'' N (28.069757°)
Longitude 82° 43' 45.39'' W (-82.729275°)
Elevation 12.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-25 21:15 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-26 01:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 166°
Facing azimuth 203.89°
First azimuth 190.15°
First elevation 67°
Last azimuth 211.85°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Blue, Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 15°
Remarks smoke trail
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks small orange pieces breaking away from green/blue main object